Sat 19th Jan 2019

Dressage/Jumping Clinic

with Erik Mackechnie-Guire at Ovenstone

CLINIC BOOKING WILL BE ONLINE ONLY

Erik is a World Class coach with para dressage and has been involved with Team GB since the run up to the Sydney Olympics in 2000. He is also on the Equestrian Elite Coach Apprenticeship Program (a scheme open to coaches with experience at senior level or above) and has trained, ridden and coached to National and International level. Erik chairs the BHS Training Committee and is an excellent coach, he will happily teach all levels (from walk/trot and upwards!) so don't let his credentials put you off!


Cost: £46 for private 45min lesson or £36 for shared (2 people) 45min lesson. Only advance payment secures your place!

Contact: Sam Dupen on 07484 338551

Tue 22nd Jan 2019

Dressage clinic with International dressage rider and BD coach

with Harry Payne UKCC Level 4. at Lindores Equestrian, KY14 6HU
9am-4pm. Individual, paired and group lesson with the fabulous Harry Payne. Harry is a List 1 BD judge and one of the few coaches to hold the Level 4 UKCC. His teaching methods are logical and simple for all riders to understand and he welcomes new clients of any experience level. Email to book and let us know what level you are riding at and stating if you would like an individual, paired of group lesson. Please also include your email address so that we can confirm the booking.

Cost: Individual lessons £70; Paired lessons £40 each; Group lessons £30 each.

Contact: Email:equestrian@lindores.co.uk

Fri 25th Jan 2019

SJ lessons for all

with Ernest Dillon, FBHS at Dunbog Farm, KY14 6JF
Individual lessons are also available but please PM us to find out more details. Ernest will cater for any level of jump rider starting with pole work novice rider/horse to international standard. If you need help ironing out any annoying blips that keep occurring, your own confidence needing some help or, just a watchful eye to give you useful tips Ernest is fantastic. The lessons will in daylight be run outside if the weather is nice enough but, once we lose the light they will move inside. If bad weather all lessons will be in the indoor arena. Lessons to be run all through the day and into the night if your require 'after school/work' times.

Cost: Groups of 3 = £30 per person.

Contact: PM Team Oakden on FB

Sat 26th Jan 2019

SJ lessons

with David Harland at Parknowe Livery, near Dairsie
David is a highly respected and recommended national UKCC level 2 coach. David will be working with both you and your horse, improving skills to aid in producing clear rounds. The aims in these sessions is also to learn to develop and adopt the correct canter, ride turns and lines correctly and understand distances to enhance performance jumping around a course. Suitable for all levels.

Cost: Individual lessons £45 or shared lessons £25 each (2 riders)

Contact: Sarah on 07825266389

Sun 27th Jan 2019

Show jumping lessons for all

with Ernest Dillon FBHS at Parknowe (AM) & Ovenstone (PM)

Private and shared jumping lessons available with Ernest Dillon FBHS. Lessons suitable for all abilities and ages. Open to everyone.

Ernest is one of the countries most respected coaches. He conducts clinics worldwide and throughout the UK. Ernest is highly qualified being one of the few Show Jumping Specialist Fellows of the British Horse Society. He is a UKCC Level Three Showjumping Coach and an Accredited BS Coach. He is also a British Eventing Master Coach and a UKCC Coach Educater. His care for the well-being of the horse and the importance of correct and progressive work guarantees the building of confidence and physical fitness of both the combined horse/rider athlete. One of his attributes is a good sense of humour and understands that a happy rider is a relaxed rider.


Cost: £55 private & £30 shared

Contact: BHS Fife

Sat 9th Feb 2019

Getting to grips with gridwork

with David Harland at Lindores Equestrian
David is an excellent coach and rider with sympathetic teaching methods, getting the best out of horse and rider. The clinic is aimed at all levels and ages from poles on the floor to those working on more technical aspects. Grid work is excellent for improving both horse and rider and the sessions will be held on our large all weather surface at Lindores Equestrian. Please PM us to book stating if you would like a private or shared lesson, and what height you are jumping.

Cost: £30 for shared lesson or £60 for a private

Contact: PM Lindores Equestrian on FB

Sun 10th Feb 2019

Prepare for the coming season 80(T) to Novice - Arena Cross Country

with Sarah Houlden at Howe

Cross country training indoors, working in groups of approximately 4 for 1 hour to prepare for the coming season. Distances, lines, skinnies and combinations will be worked on to get you and your horse into shape for your first event of 2019! This training is suitable for all levels from Wobbleberry riders/BE 80(T) up to BE Novice.

Sarah is a BE Accredited Coach, EFI Level 2, UKCC Level 3. She has an honours degree in International Agriculture and Equine Business Management. She is the only Scottish Coach to be chosen by British Eventing and put forward for the Elite Coaching for Excellence programme funded by BEF. She successfully runs Strathearn Eventing in Perthshire with her parents and is a popular, sought after coach. She was on the British Pony Three Day Event Team 3 times, winning team gold and bronze medals in Italy, Holland and Germany. Goosey Lucy represented Britain in Juniors winning in Ireland and Dallamore, a homebred advanced mare, was a member of the Rural Riders 2* team, winning Gold.


Cost: £40.00/horse - BE Members & £44.00/horse - Non BE Members

Contact: Suzy Dun on 07506291018

Sat 16th Feb 2019

Indoor XC training

with Diana Zadja at New Mains, Tillyochie
Concentrating on skills and techniques

Cost: TBC

Contact: Email Dianazajda@aol.com or call 07761 637245

Sun 17th Feb 2019

Arena XC training

with Julie Spiers at Lindores Equestrain
Arena XC Training will be held in the large all weather arena at Lindores. A variety of XC fences have been set up in the arena - the arena is huge and has recently been constructed with a beautiful Martin Collins Clopf and sand mix surface. There will also be some sj fences available to incorporate into the training, allowing for more technical lines to be built. Arena XC Training will cater to riders jumping 50cm up to 1m, riders of all ages are welcome. Please pm to book in / receive a booking form. Body protectors and helmets up to current standard must be worn by all riders. Minimum 48 hours notice for any cancellation is required, otherwise full payment will be required, unless your space can be filled.

Cost: £30 per rider (based on 2 riders sharing for one hour) or Private sessions at £30 for 30 minutes.

Contact: JS Horse and rider training on FB

Mon 25th Feb 2019

Dressage & SJ Training

with Patrick Print OBE FBHS at Ovenstone Equine, KY10 2RR

Patrick is a Fellow of the British Horse Society and a Chief Assessor. He offers sound classical training for all levels of rider from novice to advanced whether for leisure, competition or exam preparation.

The clinics will run on Monday afternoons/evenings and are open to ALL.

Lessons available:

  • Dressage/Flatwork - Private (45 minutes)
  • Semi-private (2 riders) (1 hour)
  • Jump - Private (45 minutes)
  • Group (up to 4 riders) (1 hour).

Book using link below.


Cost: £50 private or £32 semi-private flatwork or group SJ

Contact: PM BHS Fife on FB

Sat 2nd Mar to Sun 3rd Mar 2019

Using the NEFRC show jumps for winter training

with Feel free to organise a group and bring your own instructor! The only caveat is they must be fully insured. Viv is also available to teach and is offering members a discounted rate of £10 for a private or £15 for a group (in addition to arena hire fees) at Ovenstone
Once again, Ovenstone are kindly looking after our club jumps and are prepared to build lovely courses at the weekends for you to play on! This will be a great way to get winter jumping practice on a great surface! Courses will be set up on Friday night in the Ovenstone outdoor arena, and you can book time directly with Viv and David. All you need to do is let them know your membership number at the time of booking. To find out your membership number, please contact a committee member or email the club. The course will be available from 7am to 9pm on Saturday and Sunday.

Cost: NEFRC members will be £10 per hour for the first horse then £5 per additional member where multiple sharing (max 4). £20 for sole private use. Non-Members are also welcome: £15 per hour for the first horse and £5 each subsequent horse (max 4). £25 per hour for sole private use.

Contact: Ovenstone Equine – 07816 394199 / 01333 720275

Sat 2nd Mar 2019

XC Training

with Diana Zadja at Lindores
Blow away the cobwebs or introduce young horses to the fun of jumping outside

Cost: TBC

Contact: Email Dianazajda@aol.com or call 07761 637245

Tue 12th Mar 2019

Get jumping series - SJ & XC

with Sandra Low-Mitchell & Sarah Houlden at Strathearn Eventing
Build on a series of sessions, build confidence and gain experience in both disciplines. 1hr in groups of 3/4 with Sandra, SJ on grass when weather allows, followed by 1 hr with Sarah on the XC. Can book one or more dates. Open to all from 70cm upwards - adults and juniors. Mainly afternoon/early evening sessions. Book on Equo Events.

Cost: £75

Contact: enquiries@strathearneventing.co.uk or 01738 840263/ 07802 559127

Sat 16th Mar to Sun 17th Mar 2019

Using the NEFRC show jumps for winter training

with Feel free to organise a group and bring your own instructor! The only caveat is they must be fully insured. Viv is also available to teach and is offering members a discounted rate of £10 for a private or £15 for a group (in addition to arena hire fees) at Ovenstone
Once again, Ovenstone are kindly looking after our club jumps and are prepared to build lovely courses at the weekends for you to play on! This will be a great way to get winter jumping practice on a great surface! Courses will be set up on Friday night in the Ovenstone outdoor arena, and you can book time directly with Viv and David. All you need to do is let them know your membership number at the time of booking. To find out your membership number, please contact a committee member or email the club. The course will be available from 7am to 9pm on Saturday and Sunday.

Cost: NEFRC members will be £10 per hour for the first horse then £5 per additional member where multiple sharing (max 4). £20 for sole private use. Non-Members are also welcome: £15 per hour for the first horse and £5 each subsequent horse (max 4). £25 per hour for sole private use.

Contact: Ovenstone Equine – 07816 394199 / 01333 720275

Sat 16th Mar 2019

Prepare for the coming season 80(T) to Novice - Arena Cross Country

with Sarah Houlden at Howe

Cross country training indoors, working in groups of approximately 4 for 1 hour to prepare for the coming season. Distances, lines, skinnies and combinations will be worked on to get you and your horse into shape for your first event of 2019! This training is suitable for all levels from Wobbleberry riders/BE 80(T) up to BE Novice.

Sarah is a BE Accredited Coach, EFI Level 2, UKCC Level 3. She has an honours degree in International Agriculture and Equine Business Management. She is the only Scottish Coach to be chosen by British Eventing and put forward for the Elite Coaching for Excellence programme funded by BEF. She successfully runs Strathearn Eventing in Perthshire with her parents and is a popular, sought after coach. She was on the British Pony Three Day Event Team 3 times, winning team gold and bronze medals in Italy, Holland and Germany. Goosey Lucy represented Britain in Juniors winning in Ireland and Dallamore, a homebred advanced mare, was a member of the Rural Riders 2* team, winning Gold.


Cost: £40.00/horse - BE Members & £44.00/horse - Non BE Members

Contact: Suzy Dun on 07506291018

Sun 17th Mar 2019

Conquering Course-jumping clinic

with David Harland at Lindores Equestrian
David is an excellent coach and rider with sympathetic teaching methods, getting the best out of horse and rider. Maximise your chances of jumping clear rounds this year by kickstarting your season with a lesson in coursejumping. The clinic is aimed at all levels and ages from poles on the floor to those working on more technical aspects. The sessions will be held on our large all weather surface at Lindores Equestrian. Please PM to book stating if you would like a private or shared lesson, and what height you are jumping.

Cost: £30 for shared lesson, £60 for a private

Contact: Lindores Equestrian on FB

Wed 27th Mar 2019

Ready, steady event

with Sarah Houlden at Starthearn Eventing
3 x 1hr sessions open to anyone wanting to simulate an event day under training guidance. Ride a dressage test with feedback from the judge, walk and ride a course of showjumps (hopefully on grass), plus XC with water, ditches, steps, banks etc.

Cost: £75 - only 8 places available

Contact: enquiries@strathearneventing.co.uk or 01738 840263/ 07802 559127

Sat 30th Mar to Sun 31st Mar 2019

Cross Country Training

with William Blane at Auchlishie, DD8 4LS
William is a fellow of the BHS, which is the highest qualification offered by them, has himself competed at Badminton and Burghley and is a BE Mastercoach.... just a few strings to his bow! A lesson with William is really an unforgettable experience which will leave you brimming with confidence and a huge smile on your face.

Cost: £40 for a group lesson

Contact: Auchlishie Eventing on Yard@auchlishie.co.uk

Sun 31st Mar 2019

XC training 80(T) to BE100

with Sarah Houlden at Strathearn Eventing

Cross country training indoors, working in groups of approximately 4 for 1 hour to prepare for the coming season. This training is suitable for all levels from wobbleberry riders/BE 80(T) BE 90 and BE 100. A great chance to train on good old turf before the 2019 season begins.

Sarah is a BE Accredited Coach, EFI Level 2, UKCC Level 3. She has an honours degree in International Agriculture and Equine Business Management. She is the only Scottish Coach to be chosen by British Eventing and put forward for the Elite Coaching for Excellence programme funded by BEF. She successfully runs Strathearn Eventing in Perthshire with her parents and is a popular, sought after coach. She was on the British Pony Three Day Event Team 3 times, winning team gold and bronze medals in Italy, Holland and Germany. Goosey Lucy represented Britain in Juniors winning in Ireland and Dallamore, a homebred advanced mare, was a member of the Rural Riders 2* team, winning Gold.


Cost: £45.00/horse - BE Members & £49.50/horse - Non BE Members

Contact: Suzy Dun on 07506291018

Tue 2nd Apr 2019

Get jumping series - SJ & XC

with Sandra Low-Mitchell & Sarah Houlden at Strathearn Eventing
Build on a series of sessions, build confidence and gain experience in both disciplines. 1hr in groups of 3/4 with Sandra, SJ on grass when weather allows, followed by 1 hr with Sarah on the XC. Can book one or more dates. Open to all from 70cm upwards - adults and juniors. Mainly afternoon/early evening sessions. Book on Equo Events.

Cost: £75

Contact: enquiries@strathearneventing.co.uk or 01738 840263/ 07802 559127

Sat 6th Apr to Sun 7th Apr 2019

Using the NEFRC show jumps for winter training

with Feel free to organise a group and bring your own instructor! The only caveat is they must be fully insured. Viv is also available to teach and is offering members a discounted rate of £10 for a private or £15 for a group (in addition to arena hire fees) at Ovenstone
Once again, Ovenstone are kindly looking after our club jumps and are prepared to build lovely courses at the weekends for you to play on! This will be a great way to get winter jumping practice on a great surface! Courses will be set up on Friday night in the Ovenstone outdoor arena, and you can book time directly with Viv and David. All you need to do is let them know your membership number at the time of booking. To find out your membership number, please contact a committee member or email the club. The course will be available from 7am to 9pm on Saturday and Sunday.

Cost: NEFRC members will be £10 per hour for the first horse then £5 per additional member where multiple sharing (max 4). £20 for sole private use. Non-Members are also welcome: £15 per hour for the first horse and £5 each subsequent horse (max 4). £25 per hour for sole private use.

Contact: Ovenstone Equine – 07816 394199 / 01333 720275

Fri 12th Apr to Sun 14th Apr 2019

Have a go at eventing camp

with TCS at Auchlishie
The cost of the camp includes 2 nights stabling, all meals, evening entertainment and 5 lessons (one dressage, two show jumping and two cross country).

Cost: £230

Contact: 01575 574458

Mon 15th Apr 2019

Get jumping series - SJ & XC

with Sandra Low-Mitchell & Sarah Houlden at Strathearn Eventing
Build on a series of sessions, build confidence and gain experience in both disciplines. 1hr in groups of 3/4 with Sandra, SJ on grass when weather allows, followed by 1 hr with Sarah on the XC. Can book one or more dates. Open to all from 70cm upwards - adults and juniors. Mainly afternoon/early evening sessions. Book on Equo Events.

Cost: £75

Contact: enquiries@strathearneventing.co.uk or 01738 840263/ 07802 559127

Mon 22nd Apr 2019

Dressage & SJ Training

with Patrick Print OBE FBHS at Ovenstone Equine, KY10 2RR

Patrick is a Fellow of the British Horse Society and a Chief Assessor. He offers sound classical training for all levels of rider from novice to advanced whether for leisure, competition or exam preparation.

The clinics will run on Monday afternoons/evenings and are open to ALL.

Lessons available:

  • Dressage/Flatwork - Private (45 minutes)
  • Semi-private (2 riders) (1 hour)
  • Jump - Private (45 minutes)
  • Group (up to 4 riders) (1 hour).

Book using link below.


Cost: £50 private or £32 semi-private flatwork or group SJ

Contact: PM BHS Fife on FB

Mon 22nd Apr 2019

XC training over a BE course

with Sarah Houlden at Forgandenny Horse Trials
Opportunity to school XC over flagged competition course, correct mistakes or build confidence trying new level.

Cost: TBC

Contact: enquiries@strathearneventing.co.uk or 01738 840263/ 07802 559127

Wed 1st May 2019

Get jumping series - SJ & XC

with Sandra Low-Mitchell & Sarah Houlden at Strathearn Eventing
Build on a series of sessions, build confidence and gain experience in both disciplines. 1hr in groups of 3/4 with Sandra, SJ on grass when weather allows, followed by 1 hr with Sarah on the XC. Can book one or more dates. Open to all from 70cm upwards - adults and juniors. Mainly afternoon/early evening sessions. Book on Equo Events.

Cost: £75

Contact: enquiries@strathearneventing.co.uk or 01738 840263/ 07802 559127

Tue 4th Jun 2019

Get jumping series - SJ & XC

with Sandra Low-Mitchell & Sarah Houlden at Strathearn Eventing
Build on a series of sessions, build confidence and gain experience in both disciplines. 1hr in groups of 3/4 with Sandra, SJ on grass when weather allows, followed by 1 hr with Sarah on the XC. Can book one or more dates. Open to all from 70cm upwards - adults and juniors. Mainly afternoon/early evening sessions. Book on Equo Events.

Cost: £75

Contact: enquiries@strathearneventing.co.uk or 01738 840263/ 07802 559127

Fri 7th Jun to Sun 9th Jun 2019

Have a go at eventing camp

with TCS at Auchlishie
The cost of the camp includes 2 nights stabling, all meals, evening entertainment and 5 lessons (one dressage, two show jumping and two cross country).

Cost: £230

Contact: 01575 574458

Mon 17th Jun 2019

Dressage & SJ Training

with Patrick Print OBE FBHS at Ovenstone Equine, KY10 2RR

Patrick is a Fellow of the British Horse Society and a Chief Assessor. He offers sound classical training for all levels of rider from novice to advanced whether for leisure, competition or exam preparation.

The clinics will run on Monday afternoons/evenings and are open to ALL.

Lessons available:

  • Dressage/Flatwork - Private (45 minutes)
  • Semi-private (2 riders) (1 hour)
  • Jump - Private (45 minutes)
  • Group (up to 4 riders) (1 hour).

Book using link below.


Cost: £50 private or £32 semi-private flatwork or group SJ

Contact: PM BHS Fife on FB

Mon 12th Aug 2019

Dressage & SJ Training

with Patrick Print OBE FBHS at Ovenstone Equine, KY10 2RR

Patrick is a Fellow of the British Horse Society and a Chief Assessor. He offers sound classical training for all levels of rider from novice to advanced whether for leisure, competition or exam preparation.

The clinics will run on Monday afternoons/evenings and are open to ALL.

Lessons available:

  • Dressage/Flatwork - Private (45 minutes)
  • Semi-private (2 riders) (1 hour)
  • Jump - Private (45 minutes)
  • Group (up to 4 riders) (1 hour).

Book using link below.


Cost: £50 private or £32 semi-private flatwork or group SJ

Contact: PM BHS Fife on FB

Fri 16th Aug to Sun 18th Aug 2019

Have a go at eventing camp

with TCS at Auchlishie
The cost of the camp includes 2 nights stabling, all meals, evening entertainment and 5 lessons (one dressage, two show jumping and two cross country).

Cost: £230

Contact: 01575 574458

Mon 7th Oct 2019

Dressage & SJ Training

with Patrick Print OBE FBHS at Ovenstone Equine, KY10 2RR

Patrick is a Fellow of the British Horse Society and a Chief Assessor. He offers sound classical training for all levels of rider from novice to advanced whether for leisure, competition or exam preparation.

The clinics will run on Monday afternoons/evenings and are open to ALL.

Lessons available:

  • Dressage/Flatwork - Private (45 minutes)
  • Semi-private (2 riders) (1 hour)
  • Jump - Private (45 minutes)
  • Group (up to 4 riders) (1 hour).

Book using link below.


Cost: £50 private or £32 semi-private flatwork or group SJ

Contact: PM BHS Fife on FB

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